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Information about Altoona

The city of Altoona is located in the state of Pennsylvania. Its area, population and other key information are listed below.
For all your administrative procedures, you can go to the Altoona City Hall at the address and schedules indicated on this page or contact the City Hall’s Customer Service by phone or by email depending on your preference or on the service's availability.
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Municipality reviews4.2 / 5 for Altoona by Cities and Towns in the United States the 1 January 2018

Altoona’s Administration

Address of Altoona mayorAltoonaCity hall Altoona
1301 12TH STREET

ALTOONA PA 16601
United States

http://www.altoonapa.gov
city hall phone number+1 814-949-2486
city hall fax numberNot available
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Altoona PA official websitewww.altoonapa.gov
Altoona town mayorWilliam Schirf

Altoona town demography

Name of Altoona town’s inhabitants (demonym)Not available
DateCurrent valueClassed by Region/Country
Number of inhabitants49 523 population9 / 742
Altoona town population density5 085,8 pop/sq mi (1 963,6 pop/km²)

List of Passport Facilities in Altoona, PA

How to get a passport in Altoona PA ? There are 1 passport offices in Altoona, try one of these
Name Street Phone
ALTOONA MAIN POST OFFICE1201 11TH AVENUE8149414720

Schools in Altoona PA

Elementary schools in Altoona

Baker Elementary School

District of Altoona Area School District
Low grade : K, High grade : 6
Students : 330

Irving Elementary School

District of Altoona Area School District
Low grade : K, High grade : 6
Students : 358

Juniata Elementary School

District of Altoona Area School District
Low grade : K, High grade : 6
Students : 606

Juniata Gap Elementary School

District of Altoona Area School District
Low grade : K, High grade : 6
Students : 689

Logan Elementary School

District of Altoona Area School District
Low grade : K, High grade : 6
Students : 564

Mowrie A Ebner Elementary School

District of Altoona Area School District
Low grade : K, High grade : 6
Students : 575

Penn-Lincoln Elementary School

District of Altoona Area School District
Low grade : K, High grade : 6
Students : 468

Pleasant Valley Elementary School

District of Altoona Area School District
Low grade : K, High grade : 6
Students : 569

High schools in Altoona

Altoona Area High School

District of Altoona Area School District
Low grade : 7, High grade : 12
Students : 1770

Greater Altoona CTC

District of Greater Altoona Ctc
Low grade : 9, High grade : 12

Kimmel Alternative School

District of Altoona Area School District
Low grade : 7, High grade : 12
Students : 23

Alternative schools in Altoona

Altoona Area Junior High School

District of Altoona Area School District
Low grade : 7, High grade : 9
Students : 1803

Private schools in Altoona

Adelphoi Education At Altoona

Low grade : 2, High grade : 10
Students : 6

Bishop Guilfoyle Catholic High School

Low grade : 7, High grade : 12
Students : 317

Great Commission Schools

Low grade : K, High grade : 12
Students : 130

Harbor House Center Early Academics

Low grade : PK, High grade : K
Students : 102

Lighthouse Christian School

Low grade : 1, High grade : 10
Students : 35

St Rose Of Lima School

Low grade : PK, High grade : 8
Students : 225

Tender Love For Children Child Care

Low grade : PK, High grade : K
Students : 75

Schools near Altoona

The top 3 most popular banks in Altoona

There are 26 bank branches in Altoona.
Reliance Savings Bank is the most popular bank in town with 5, followed by Manufacturers and Traders Trust Company with 4 and then First National Bank of Pennsylvania with 4.

Find below all banks in Altoona :

Bank's name Number of banks Service Type
Reliance Savings Bank5Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
Manufacturers and Traders Trust Company4Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
First National Bank of Pennsylvania4Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
First Commonwealth Bank3Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
Citizens Bank, National Association3Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
PennCrest Bank2Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
Investment Savings Bank1Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
1st Summit Bank1Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
Riverview Bank1Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
Northwest Bank1Limited Service - Other
Altoona First Savings Bank1Full Service Brick and Mortar Office


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Altoona town administrative number

Altoona town code4202184
Altoona town postcode16601

Information about Altoona

Cities twinned with Altoona
Austria Sankt Pölten
Town’s namesake
Natural parkAltoona isn't a part of any natural park

Altoona town territory

Altoona town area9,74 sq mi (25,22 km²)
Altoona town altitude1 165 Altitude feet
Geographical coordinatesLatitude: 40.5078
Longitude: -78.4007
Latitude: 40° 30' 28'' North
Longitude: 78° 24' 3'' West
Time zone
UTC -5:00 (America/New_York)
Summer time : UTC -4:00
Winter time : UTC -5:00
Local time

Altoona town demography

Name of Altoona town’s inhabitants (demonym)
DateCurrent valueClassed by Region/Country
Number of inhabitants49 523 population9 / 742
Altoona town population density5 085,8 pop/sq mi (1 963,6 pop/km²)

Altoona town’s neighbouring towns

Altoona neighbouring towns
AshvilleBellwoodBellwood
DuncansvilleNeighbouring townsHollidaysburg
DuncansvilleHollidaysburgHollidaysburg
Altoona neighbouring towns
Hollidaysburg 8.6 kmDuncansville 9.4 kmBellwood 11.8 km
Tunnelhill 12.4 kmNewry 13.1 kmGallitzin 13.4 km
Ashville 13.7 kmCresson 16.5 kmSankertown 16.7 km
Williamsburg 17.3 kmRoaring Spring 19.3 kmChest Springs 19.3 km
Loretto 19.9 kmLilly 20.8 kmMartinsburg 22.9 km
Tyrone 22.9 kmCassandra 23.1 kmBirmingham 23.3 km
Marklesburg 24 kmPatton 25.2 kmAlexandria 26.1 km

Distance between Altoona and country’s main cities

New York City : 378 kmLos Angeles : 3586 kmChicago : 791 km
Houston : 1948 kmPhiladelphia : 283 km closestPhoenix : 3071 km
San Antonio : 2201 kmSan Diego : 3533 kmDallas : 1846 km
San Jose : 3740 kmJacksonville : 1170 kmIndianapolis : 664 km
San Francisco : 3826 kmAustin : 2084 kmColumbus : 394 km

Hotel offers in Altoona

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Nearby hotel : Super 8 Altoona
Super 8 Altoona
Address : 3535 Fairway Drive : 75 $US / 0 $US - 62
Just 2 miles from Allegheny Mountain Convention Center, this Altoona hotel offers a daily breakfast and rooms with free Wi-Fi. Shopping at Logan Valley Mall is just 6 minutes’ drive away. Cable TV is featured in all guest rooms at Super 8 Altoona.
Nearby hotel : Comfort Suites Altoona
Comfort Suites Altoona
Address : 140 Stroehman Drive : 109 $US / 0 $US - 52
The Comfort Suites hotel is located off Interstate 99 and is three miles from DelGrosso's Amusement Park.
Nearby hotel : Holiday Inn Express Altoona - I-99
Holiday Inn Express Altoona - I-99
Address : 3306 Pleasant Valley Boulevard : 119 $US / 0 $US - 109
Off Interstate 99 and only minutes from downtown Altoona, Pennsylvania, this hotel provides a free daily hot breakfast buffet and has an on-site putting green.
Nearby hotel : Hampton Inn Altoona
Hampton Inn Altoona
Address : 180 Charlotte Drive 111
Located in Altoona, Pennsylvania, only minutes from motorway I-99 and local attractions, this hotel features a free weekday hot breakfast buffet along with free high-speed internet access.
Nearby hotel : Courtyard Altoona
Courtyard Altoona
Address : Two Convention Center Drive : 110 $US / 194 $US - 105
Just off the Interstate 99 and within 2 miles from Park Hill Golf Club, Courtyard Altoona offers an indoor pool and fitness facilities. Spacious guests rooms come with free Wi-Fi.

Leisure and activities in the Altoona town’s surrounding area

Lincoln Caverns
to Alexandria 27.9 km
Golf course
Sinking Valley Country ClubPark Hills Country Club
Greenwood Golf CourseSylvan Hills Golf Course
to Hollidaysburg 7 km
Scotch Valley Country Club
to Hollidaysburg 7.9 km
Old Town Run Par 3 Golf Course
to Hollidaysburg 9.1 km
Summit Country Club
to Cresson 15.5 km
Immergrun Golf Club
to Loretto 19.6 km
Iron Masters Country Club
to Roaring Spring 25.2 km
Blue Knob Golf Club
to Tyrone 25.2 km